Bedford Public Library

Bedford, New Hampshire

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Submitted by: Patricia on 11/29/2021 - 7:45pm
It's been a busy fall here at the Bedford Public Library! Whether you've also been busy and didn't get a chance to check out our displays in October and November or you just wanted another shot at a particular favorite, be sure to browse the carousels below to find curated collections filled with books of all kinds. October Folk Horror Witches Bookshelves Breaking...
Submitted by: Patricia on 11/24/2021 - 12:33pm
Looking for a book to help you get into the holiday spirit, but don't have a lot of time to read while you're getting ready for visitors, decorating and cooking up a storm?  Check out the titles below to find short story collections, novellas and novels under 250 pages, all available to check out from the Bedford Public Library.  
Submitted by: Emily S on 11/15/2021 - 10:13am
Our November take and make turkey craft is now available through November 24 (or while supplies last!). Here's Miss Carla to show you how to put it together:
Submitted by: Laura on 11/05/2021 - 3:28pm
Write down your dreams before you forget them in the morning or declare your hopes and aspirations for the future in this dream journal craft.  The kits have everything you need to complete the journal.  Pick up your kit in the YA section above the new books shelf..
Submitted by: Reference on 11/04/2021 - 3:17pm
Browse the carousels below to find nonfiction books that explore Indigenous history and culture as well as outstanding fiction and poetry by Native authors. If you find a book that interests you, click on the cover images below to read more or place a hold in our...
Submitted by: Emily S on 11/04/2021 - 12:53pm
  It’s that time of year! Now through November 30 voting is now open for the Ladybug Book Award! Kids up to 3rd grade can vote on their favorite picture books from this year’s nominees. Our display of nominees is located just outside the Children’s Room and our Ladybug ballot box is located by the Children’s Room desk. Stop by to see which books are on the list and to cast your vote for your favorite!...
Submitted by: Emily S on 11/03/2021 - 3:39pm
Our last Storywalk of the year is Bella’s Fall Coat written by Lynn Plourde and illustrated by Susan Gal. The Storywalk will be up at Bedford Village Common for the month of November and will come down on November 30. The Storywalk will be in hibernation for the winter, but look for its return in the spring. A big thanks goes out to everyone who has enjoyed the Storywalk this year! We have loved hearing about your walks, picnics, and adventures...
Submitted by: Patricia on 10/27/2021 - 3:57pm
Whether you loved the beautifully drawn character of Count Rostov, were intrigued by the setting of 1920's Moscow or enjoyed the lyrical writing style, there are more great books like A Gentleman in Moscow waiting for you to pick them up.  Browse the carousels below to see more titles that we think you'll also enjoy.  Just click on the cover image to be taken to our online catalog, where you can read more about the book or place a hold...
Submitted by: Reference on 10/21/2021 - 2:06pm
It’s that time of year—whether you have a plethora of apples from an apple-picking extravaganza or you’re getting ready to wow friends and family at the holidays, pie season is upon us. Chill your butter, chop your fruit, and check out some of these excellent books to help hone your skills. We also have several seasons of The Great British Baking Show on DVD to inspire you. To request any of the items in the carousels below, just click on the...
Submitted by: Emily S on 10/18/2021 - 9:38am
Pick up a kit from the Children's Room to make an adorable bat craft at home! Here's Miss Carla to show you how to do it:

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